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High School Esports League tourneys to feature $30K prize pool

High school esports teams will be competing for a share of $30,000 in scholarship funds in the coming weeks as part of the High School Esports League playoffs. Photo by Paul de Leon/Riot Games

The High School Esports League on Tuesday announced the playoff schedule for the Fall Majors, where teams from across North America are competing for a $30,000 college scholarship prize pool.

The semifinals will take place Saturday and Sunday. The grand finals run from Dec. 16 to 20 and will be livestreamed on twitch.tv/VarsityNetwork.

A total of 30 champions will be crowned in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Fortnite, Hearthstone, Overwatch, Rainbow Six: Siege, Rocket League, Smite, Super Smash Bros: Ultimate, Madden 20 and NBA 2K20. Each winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

The HSEL Fall Major playoffs will be hosted by FBI_Tugboat, Irelique, topical_tv and Zark.

-- Field Level Media